Population by selected ethnic origins, by province and territory (2006 Census) (Northwest Territories)

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Population by selected ethnic origins, by province and territory (2006 Census)
(Northwest Territories)
  Total responses Single responses Multiple responses
  number
N.W.T.  
Total population 41,055 25,110 15,950
Ethnic origin  
Aboriginal origins 20,905 15,020 5,890
North American Indian 14,980 10,740 4,240
British Isles origins 13,200 2,770 10,430
European origins 8,925 1,835 7,095
English 7,045 1,320 5,730
Other North American origins 6,555 3,125 3,430
Canadian 6,050 3,005 3,045
Scottish 5,875 745 5,125
Irish 4,860 470 4,385
Inuit 4,575 3,175 1,400
Western European origins 4,495 820 3,680
French origins 4,385 485 3,905
French 4,305 445 3,855
German 3,495 560 2,930
Eastern European origins 2,840 430 2,415
M├ętis 2,815 1,105 1,710
Northern European origins 1,865 235 1,630
Scandinavian origins 1,680 210 1,470
East and Southeast Asian origins 1,540 1,155 380
Ukrainian 1,440 220 1,220
Southern European origins 1,145 270 870
Dutch (Netherlands) 965 200 770
Polish 760 80 680
Filipino 745 570 170
Welsh 735 70 660
Norwegian 670 105 565
British Isles, not included elsewhere 655 160 495
Italian 610 150 460
American 515 45 475

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